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Table 2 Computational results: percentage of the region of interest for each chamber that is within the specified ranges of the target wall shear stress; definitions of midplane and centerline for each chamber are shown in Figure 1.

From: The imperative for controlled mechanical stresses in unraveling cellular mechanisms of mechanotransduction

Chamber Region of interest Within 5% of target stress Within 10% of target stress Within 50% of target stress
Oligene FCS Midplane 49% 72% 96%
  Centerline 75% 81% 92%
Bioptechs FCS2 Midplane 92% 94% 98%
  Centerline 35% 42% 67%
Warner RC-30HVS Midplane 96% 97% 100%
  Centerline 10% 28% 58%